Simple Definition of know–it–all
: a person who talks and behaves like someone who knows everything
Full Definition of know–it–all
: one who claims to know everything; also : one who disdains advice
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KNOW–IT–ALL Defined for Kids
Definition of know–it–all for Students
: a person who always claims to know everything
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